Nespresso Anyone?

photo 1-2

My love for coffee is extreme and what more could a girl ask for then to receive a Nespresso machine for Christmas. Now this coffee machine isn’t your typical Keurig or Tassimo. This one produces delicious varieties of espresso which you can then create either a latte or cappuccino. Obsessed might be an understatement when I am talking about how much I love this machine.

It is quite simple to use, you start by filling up the back with water and making sure you do a system clean before having your coffee. You then add milk to the canister on the right and fill it up to the correct line. If you want a latte you will fill it up to the higher line and if you want a cappuccino you stop the milk at the first line. As well, you must take the spiral piece off inside the milk canister if you are wanting to have a latte because then it won’t give you the foam. You then select which capsule you would like to use and there are many different varieties and intensities to choose from. My top favourites are Roma, Livanto, Fortissio Lungo and Vanilio. You then lift up the silver handle on top and put the capsule in and close the top of the Nespresso. Then you select either the left side for a shorter coffee or the right side button for a larger one and wait for the coffee to come out.

I should mention you would obviously want to make sure you have a cup under and ready to go at this point. Press the milk button on the canister and let it heat up and it shouldn’t take more than a minute. Once the Nespresso capsule is emptied into your cup add your hot milk and then top it off with the foam. If you are having a cappuccino add some chocolate powder to the top.

The best thing about the Nespresso is that the coffee is always nice and hot and tastes like something out of a real cafe. I can now sit on my couch at home and enjoy cafe quality coffee.

photo 3 photo 2-2 photo 2-3 photo 1-3

Enjoy,

Carly Jensen xo

10 thoughts on “Nespresso Anyone?

  1. It’s definitely on my wish list, I’ve wanted one for awhile, but Santa bought me an awesome bird avery for my budgies, so looks like coffee machine will have to wait awhile…. Oh wait, valentines is coming soon!

  2. Once you begin with nespresso, you can t go back to normal coffee…..never….ever….it s very simple to clean….they have wonderful flavors….the light pink one is delicious…..
    Have you ever tried this: drink a short nespresso…..with a pinch of freshly grounded vanilla…..ohhh my!!
    Thank you for that post!!!

    • Yes I totally agree! I absolutely love it and it is very tough to go back to normal coffee. I haven’t tried the light pink one yet but that will be next for me. That sounds like a great idea I will have to try that. You are very welcome, thank you for reading xx Carly

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s